Area Association of Religious Communities (AARC)

aarc-treeThe Area Association of Religious Communities is an alliance of religious groups that unite around the common purpose of serving the spiritual needs of students, faculty and staff of UConn.

Our Organizations

Chabad at UCONN (Jewish) 860-429-8672  

Chi Alpha







The Bridge Church




The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Storrs (Unitarian Universalist) 860-429-7576

Three Hierarchies Greek Orthodox Chapel

(Greek Orthodox)



FOCUS: Fellowship of Catholic University Students

(Roman Catholic)


First United Methodist Church (United Methodist) 860-423-1130    

UConn Hillel



Hope Lutheran Church




InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (Christian) 413-265-6661 Islamic Center at UConn (ICUC) (Muslim)  
Muslim Student Association (Muslim) 860-840-7697   Reformed University Fellowship (RUF) (Christian) 336-287-4267   St. Mark’s Episcopal Chapel (Episcopal) 860-429-2647   Storrs Congregational Church UCC United Church of Christ [UCC] (Congregational) 860-429-9382
Storrs Friends Meeting (Quaker) 860-742-1231   St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and Center (Roman Catholic) 860-429-6436 Young Life College (YLC) (Christian) 904-253-9373   St. Paul’s Church (Christian Non-Denominational) 860-429-1830  
Generation of Hope Ministry (Christian) 860-742-0254     Athletes in Action 860-933-8935       Storrs Community Church (Non-Denominational) 860-858-5071  


Spirit & Truth Apostolic Church (Apostolic/Pentecostal) 860-454-4017      


John Armstrong is the liaison for AARC at the University of Connecticut. Please contact John Armstrong at 860-486-8006 or at with any questions.